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One Of A Kind

The Doug Walters Story

  • Paperback
  • £12.99

Doug Walters remains one of Australia's most loved cricketers. In this book he talks with Ashley Mallett about cricket and cricketers, past and present, as well as offering his views on life in general. Many personal and humorous anecdotes about Walters and his "carry ons".

From the moment he first stepped onto a test pitch, cricket fans around the world were dazzled by Doug Walters' red-blooded strokes, his immaculate timing and his great enjoyment of the game. But they also loved him because he refused to be a star. He drank, he smoked, he loved a punt. The boy from Dungog was one of us.

In -One of a Kind£, the man many regard to be one of Australia's greatest batsmen ever, talks frankly with Ashley Mallett about his years in cricket, his successes and his slumps. He doesn't hold back on his thoughts about the game's administration, the pampering of modern day players and selection decisions. And he makes some bold predictions about the future of the game.

Doug Walters thrilled the nation with his batting. This is his story.

Biographical Notes

Ashley Mallett played test cricket with Doug Walters and is author of many books including -Chappelli Speaks Out.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781741750294
  • Publication date: 02 Apr 2009
  • Page count: 352
  • Imprint: No Imprint
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